Activities to do nearby: Villa near Grosseto in Toscana, Castiglione della pescaia
Activities to do nearby
The apartment is in Castiglione della Pescaia, one of the most beautiful town in the area. In a few minutes on foot you can reach the beach, with bathing facilities and free areas. You can also reach on foot the center of the city (the apartment is located in a residential area with villas). There you can find supermarkets and any kind of shop, every Saturday morning there is in the harbor the traditional market. Every Thursday morning in Grosseto (20 minutes by car) there is another market where you can buy fresh fruit, vegetables, meat and fish. In the pedestrian area of Castiglione della Pescaia you can find lots of restaurants, bar, café and ice cream shops, playgrounds for kids and elegant shops of food and clothing. In the harbor every evening fishers sell fresh fish like it was lots of years ago, following the tradition. Castiglione della Pescaia easily charms its visitors with the historical castle, the arcs, the old roads of stone and the ancient doors.
From the walls of the castle you can enjoy the sight of the islands: Giglio, Giannutri; Montecristo, Elba and Le Formiche. Direction South from the town there is a 10km long beach lays next to a pinewood. We suggest a visit to the natural park of “L’Uccellina”, to the near “Casa Ximenes” or “Casa Rossa” and to the swamp nearby called Diaccia Botrona. In Follonica there is an aquapark. Lots of activities are available in the area: minigolf, swimming, diving, fishing, tennis, horseriding, boat renting and visit to the islands with a mini-cruise.